Mr. Henrik Fisker is Fisker Inc.’s Co-founder and has served as the company’s Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer since the company’s inception in 2016. He is synonymous with iconic cars and leadership in electric vehicle development with a passion for technology and futuristic design. He is a risk-taking, innovation-loving, protocol-challenging designer and entrepreneur who turns dreams into reality and never gives up.
American by nationality and Danish by birth, Fisker’s many past and present global entrepreneurial endeavors are headlined by his current role as the Chairman and CEO of Fisker Inc. – founded in 2016 as his second automotive company. Fisker Inc. is the world’s first digital car company, with the “vision” of a clean future for all, and a mission of “Making the World’s most sustainable vehicles”. Fisker designed the 2022 Fisker Ocean all electric SUV, which is set to disrupt the automotive market through its unique design, extreme sustainability, technical features and affordability.
Celebrated as a true iconic figure in the automotive industry, Henrik Fisker has been behind some of the most emotionally appealing vehicles ever created. The Fisker Karma was the world’s first luxury plug-in hybrid, launched in 2011. With the Karma, Henrik demonstrated his creative genius in designing and building, for the first time, an electric vehicle with stunning proportions integrated with sustainable innovations such as a full-length solar roof, vegan interior, and adjustable regenerative braking. Henrik led the development of the iconic BMW Z8 sports car – with James Bond at the wheel in the 1999 blockbuster film, The World Is Not Enough. As President and Chief Executive Officer of BMW Designworks USA, his creation of the Z8 Roadster took the globe by storm, while his stints at Aston Martin as board member and design director resulted in the turnaround of Aston Martin through the famed DB9/V8 Vantage, which to this day is the most sold Aston Martin ever. Recent accolades relating to Fisker Inc. for the Fisker Ocean have included Time Magazine’s “Best of CES 2020”, Business Insider’s “Best New Products at CES 2020” and CNET’s “Best Products of CES 2020.”